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Old 08-29-2008, 04:02 PM   #1
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Help me find a side dish for this casserole

A lady at work is having surgery on Tuesday and we are all making meals for her family for the next couple weeks.

One lady is making a Mexican casserole with salsa, chicken, rice, cream of chicken soup and cheese, and I need to bring a side dish to compliment it.

I was going to bring corn bread but only the mom likes it...

Any ideas?

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Old 08-29-2008, 04:03 PM   #2
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something veggie. Salad?
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Old 08-29-2008, 04:18 PM   #3
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a soup? mashed potatoes? pudding for dessert ?
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Old 08-29-2008, 04:59 PM   #4
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Here are some possibilities: Mexican Side Dishes
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Old 08-29-2008, 05:16 PM   #5
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How about a Guacamole Salad:

Guacamole Salad

This would make a nice presentation:
http://www.avocado.org/recipes/list/...recipe_id=1514

You can add in what you like - cherry tomatoes, roasted corn, sliced black olives, thinly sliced red onion, roasted corn, herbed croutons (or taco chips), with a cilantro lime dressing.

Gazpacho.

There's always the oldie-but-goodie - Jiffy mix Corn Pudding casserole:
http://www.recipelink.com/mf/31/15595
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Old 08-29-2008, 06:00 PM   #6
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Another cassarole type dish of yellow rice with black beans.


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Old 08-30-2008, 01:12 AM   #7
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Maybe some refried beans.
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Old 08-30-2008, 02:29 AM   #8
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I vote for a salad..... maybe with avocadoes and oranges in with the greens? and a few scallions.
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